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Ladies-in-waiting

Anne Somerset

Ladies-in-waiting

from the Tudors to the present day

by Anne Somerset

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  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ladies-in-waiting -- England,
  • Courts and courtiers -- England,
  • Nobility -- England -- Biography.,
  • Great Britain -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAnne Somerset.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA28.7 S64 1984
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 342 p., [16] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages342
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19969192M
    ISBN 100297784013

    Pages in category "English ladies-in-waiting" The following 60 pages are in this category, out of 60 total. This list may not reflect recent changes ().   She is said to be among the most beautiful ladies in the ancient world. Her smile has mesmerized many. And now the lady is waiting for a name. Ladies in Waiting. Written by Laura L However, the style of the writing and layout of the book is geared toward a younger audience. Also, since there is no Author’s Note, the curious reader must resort to a bit of research to find which characters truly existed and which events actually occurred. While this is a panoramic view featuring Author: Laura L. Sullivan.


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